Eating well balanced meals is important at all times, but it is even more essential when you are pregnant. There are essential nutrients, vitamins, and minerals that your developing baby needs. Most ...
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Medications to Avoid During Pregnancy Certain prescription and over-the-counter medications can potentially harm a growing fetus. Avoid these during your pregnancy
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Pregnancy is a very joyous and exciting time for expectant mothers, but it can also be a very scary time as there are so many things that can be harmful to the baby. Here are some things to avoid ...
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Use during 1st trimester increases birth defects A study appearing in the June 8 issue of the New England Journal of Medicine indicates that ACE inhibitors - a popular class of drugs used for ...
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We have gathered together a list of over the counter medicines which are considered to be low risk and safe for pregnant women to take. As there is never a 100% guarantee that these medicines will be ...
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Herbs to Avoid During Pregnancy Other Things to Avoid During Pregnancy
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Before you were pregnant, dealing with common ailments like colds or stomachaches was a no-brainer. Got a headache? Just pop any of a variety of over-the-counter painkillers. Allergies acting up? ...
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Whether you have been exposed to a chest x-ray, an infection, a chemical, or a drug during pregnancy you may find some comfort in the knowing that the majority of such exposures do not result in ...
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Some of the ingredients in cold medications are considered safe for pregnant women, but others should be avoided. Most cold medicines are multisymptom remedies that contain two or more drugs, ...
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